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Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge over MacClesfield Canal, Kidsgrove

Description: Trent and Mersey Canal Bridge over MacClesfield Canal

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 273358

OS Grid Reference: SJ8355154592
OS Grid Coordinates: 383551, 354592
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0883, -2.2470

Location: Hardings Meadow, Kidsgrove, Staffordshire ST7 1EF

Locality: Kidsgrove
Local Authority: Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST7 1EF

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Listing Text

SJ 85 SW Harding's Wood

5/74 Bridge over Macclesfield

- II

Towing path bridge. 1829. Red brick (English bond) with ashlar dressings. Single
semi-elliptical arch with rusticated voussoirs. Stone parapet band to a plain
parapet which on the south side is terminated by square piers, and which on the
north side curves into the ground. On each side of the bridge is a stone panel
inscribed thus: "MACCLESFIELD / CANAL / MDCCCXXXIIII". The Macclesfield Canal
was opened in 1831, the engineer was William Crosley. Charles Hadfield The Canals
of the West Midlands 3rd edition (1985).

Listing NGR: SJ8355154592

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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